SUMMER CAMPS AT THE BEACON

 

Does your child like to dance, play music, or create art? Summer Break Camps at Massive Monkees Studio: The Beacon are now open for registration!

This Summer, The Beacon Studio will host three camps where participants will spend a week having fun while learning all about the positive art forms of Hip Hop Culture. Through sharing the elements of Hip Hop arts, our goal is to help youth realize their own unique creativity, inspire confidence in themselves to express it and encourage them to apply their creativity in all parts of life.

Sign up now and give your kids hands on experience spinning music on the turntables, exploring various dance styles, writing rhymes to beats and creating art with some of the freshest and most experienced teaching artists in the Northwest. Healthy snacks provided daily!

Camp Session 1: July 23rd – 27th
Time: 10am – 3pm
Ages: 8 – 14 years old

Camp Session 2: August 13th – 17th
Time: 10am – 3pm
Ages: 8 – 14 years old

Camp Session 3: August 20th – 24th
Time: 10am – 3pm
Ages: 8 – 14 years old

Registration is limited to 20 participants per session. Register now to save your spot! $50 Registration Fee + $300 Payment to be made before the first class.

Sign up here :
https://squareup.com/store/massive-monkees-studio/

***Please verify registration for the correct week and remember to enter camp participant’s name in the notes box on the checkout page.

***10 participant minimum required to hold the camps. Fee will be refunded if minimum registration is not met***

Please send any questions to thebeacon@massivemonkees.com

Check out the events and workshops for Massive Monkees Weekend 2018 (4/20-4/22/18)!

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MAIN EVENT: Massive Monkees Weekend is one of the Pacific Northwest’s largest hip-hop jams and it’s starting today (main event is on Saturday 4/21/18) in Seattle!

This year, we’ll be at a slightly smaller venue so we will definitely sell out of tickets! Check out all the details at the following Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/182061859224981/

 

WORKSHOPS: The Beacon Studio will also be hosting workshops for the event on Sunday, 4/22/18. Read the following to see if you can benefit from taking one…

Do you want to level up as a dancer – get inspired, grow, and develop new techniques?

If so… Come train with some of the world’s BEST street dancers on Sunday 4/22/18 at The Beacon Studio! These teachers will give you the moves, ideas and knowledge that shaped them into the legendary dancers they are today. After the dancing, pick their brains at the end of class. 🙂

DON’T MISS OUT on this once-in-a-lifetime chance to be mentored by these icons – COME THROUGH to these exclusive workshops!

#MMWKND2018 Workshops, featuring:

– Locking w/ FLO MASTER (Funky Fanatix) 11:30am-1:30pm
– Fluid Movement + The Importance of Recovery in Breaking w/ ABSTRAKT (Skill Methodz) 1:30-3:30pm
– Breaking w/ WICKET (Renegade Rockers/Footwork Fanatix) 3:30-4:30pm
– Breaking Footwork w/ JEY (Legiteam Obstruxion, France) 4:30-6:00pm

*LIMITED DISCOUNTED PRICE = $15 per class at http://mmday.bigcartel.com, otherwise each class is $20/person, cash-only the day of the workshop.

All levels are welcome! Ages 10+.

Email anna@minibreaksdance.com for any questions/concerns about workshops.

 

WRAP-UP JAM: End Massive Monkees Weekend 2018 with a bang by partying with us at at Ante Up! all-ages 1-vs-1 battle, starting at 6pm on Sunday 4/22/18! See more info about Ante Up is at https://www.facebook.com/events/241314009768023

 

Please spread the word and SEE YOU THIS WEEKEND!

Join us on Friday 1/26/18 for a breakin’ battle/fundraiser to celebrate 5 years of our studio, The Beacon!

UPDATE: Thank you all who came to support this event and our studio, The Beacon! We will be launching a crowdfunding campaign soon to continue to raise money to pay for new dance floors. More information coming out soon – please stay tuned to help spread the word!

Do you have plans this Friday, 1/26/18 from 5-10pm?

If not, join Massive Monkees and the Pacific Northwest dance/hip-hop community celebrate 5 years of The Beacon Studio in Seattle!

Since its opening, The Beacon Studio has not only been a homebase to the Massive Monkees crew but also an essential safe all-ages space for learning, building, creativity and community in Seattle. We want to celebrate this 5-year milestone, starting with the following event:

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FLOOR ROCKERS JAM

♛ Presented by The Pro Breaking Tour & Sanctioned by UDEF♛

Pro Breaking Tour – UDEFtour.org

This event is called “Floor Rockers” because we need our community’s help to raise funds to replace The Beacon’s deteriorating floors. Having safe floors is one of the most important parts of a dance space and we need $25,000 to pay for a new dance floor. What better way to start fundraising than with a party?

DATE: Friday, January 26th, 2018, 5-10PM (Battles start at 6:30PM)
LOCATION: The Beacon Studio, 664 S. King St., Seattle, WA 98104
COST: $10 (Free for children 11 years-old and younger)

Floor Rockers Jam will include:
3 vs 3 battle for a Top 8 spot at Massive Monkees Day Anniversary 2018 and cash prizes!
– $1,200 for first place (3 checks of $400)
– $600 for second place (3 checks of $200)
– $300 for semi-final losers (6 checks of $50)

Live DJs (DJ Drop Bangerz + DJ Zac Hendrix)
Open cyphers (including a kids only cypher!)

IF YOU’RE BATTLING – sign up at:
https://www.udeftour.org/udef_event/floor-rockers-jam-2018-signup/

For the general Facebook event page, go here: https://www.facebook.com/events/395535414221636/

Bring the family, bring your friends and SUPPORT local, arts-based small business in your community! <3